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Collision at Lynemouth

20 Jan 2015 14:57 PM

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Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision at 7.40am on Tuesday, January 20 on Park Road at Woodhorn, Northumberland.

A Ford Fiesta travelling towards Lynemouth when, for reasons yet to be established, it collided with a Skoda Citigo car travelling in the opposite direction.

The driver of the Fiesta a 53-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.  A 60 year-old woman driver from the Skoda Citigo  was taken the RVI her condition is described as stable.

The road was initially closed with diversions put in place to allow for casualties to be dealt with and an investigation of the scene to be carried out.  The road was reopened at 12.15pm.

Police are appealing for witnesses anyone with information is asked to contact motor patrols on 101 ext 69191, quoting reference 167 20/01/15.